NYSE:CYH - Community Health Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.37 +0.09 (+2.74 %) (As of 05/22/2019 02:33 AM ET)Previous Close$3.28Today's Range$3.27 - $3.4052-Week Range$2.48 - $5.35Volume1.98 million shsAverage Volume2.07 million shsMarket Capitalization$397.87 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABeta2.52 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Community Health Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns, leases, and operates general acute care hospitals in the United States. The company offers general acute care, emergency room, general and specialty surgery, critical care, internal medicine, obstetrics, diagnostic, psychiatric, and rehabilitation services, as well as skilled nursing and home care services. It also provides outpatient services at urgent care centers, occupational medicine clinics, imaging centers, cancer centers, and ambulatory surgery centers. As of December 31, 2018, it owned or leased 113 hospitals, including 111 general acute care hospitals and 2 stand-alone rehabilitation or psychiatric hospitals with an aggregate of 18,227 licensed beds. Community Health Systems, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee. Receive CYH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CYH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry General medical & surgical hospitals Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities SectorMedical Current SymbolNYSE:CYH Previous Symbol CUSIP20366810 CIK1108109 Webhttp://www.chs.net/ Phone615-465-7000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.43 Quick Ratio1.28Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.16 billion Price / Sales0.03 Cash Flow$4.3766 per share Price / Cash Flow0.77 Book Value($13.47) per share Price / Book-0.25Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.94) Net Income$-788,000,000.00 Net Margins-6.36% Return on EquityN/A Return on Assets-1.79%Miscellaneous Employees87,000 Outstanding Shares118,063,000Market Cap$397.87 million Next Earnings Date7/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) Frequently Asked Questions What is Community Health Systems' stock symbol? Community Health Systems trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CYH." How were Community Health Systems' earnings last quarter? Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 30th. The company reported ($0.53) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.44) by $0.09. The business earned $3.38 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.30 billion. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 8.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.13 EPS. View Community Health Systems' Earnings History. When is Community Health Systems' next earnings date? Community Health Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Community Health Systems. What price target have analysts set for CYH? 10 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Community Health Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $2.00 to $4.00. On average, they anticipate Community Health Systems' share price to reach $3.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Community Health Systems. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Community Health Systems? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Community Health Systems in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings and 5 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Community Health Systems. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Community Health Systems stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Community Health Systems stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Community Health System’s shares have gained its industry in the past six months. It has been successfully continuing with its inorganic growth acceleration via acquisitions over the past few years. Frequent divestitures to streamline its core operations have helped it lower its debt burden. Over the years, acquisitions have played a key role in building Community Health’s growth trajectory. The company has also been putting in efforts to reduce its expenses. However, it has seen a persistent decline in revenues due to reduced admissions, which has been putting pressure on the bottom line. Moreover, a tepid 2019 guidance remains a concern for the company. A Zacks Rank #3 and an Earnings ESP of 8.63% leaves us confident of an earnings surprise as it is set to report its first quarter earnings on Apr 30." (4/24/2019) 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "We rate CYH Neutral, but it has been especially volatile recently due to restructuring and uncertainty about the related operating and financial costs. 12-month price target of $6 is based on a blend of DCF and comparable-company analysis." (10/11/2018) Has Community Health Systems been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about CYH stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Community Health Systems earned a media sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Community Health Systems' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Community Health Systems include HCA Healthcare (HCA), Universal Health Services (UHS), LifePoint Health (LPNT), Tenet Healthcare (THC), Surgery Partners (SGRY) and Quorum Health (QHC). What other stocks do shareholders of Community Health Systems own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Community Health Systems investors own include HCA Healthcare (HCA), Ford Motor (F), Williams Partners (WPZ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Celgene (CELG), Caesars Entertainment (CZR), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE) and Bausch Health Companies (BHC). Who are Community Health Systems' key executives? Community Health Systems' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Wayne T. Smith, Chairman & CEO (Age 73)Mr. Tim L. Hingtgen, Pres, COO & Director (Age 51)Mr. Thomas J. Aaron, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Benjamin C. Fordham, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Assistant Sec. (Age 66)Mr. Patton Paul Smith, Division Pres of Division III Operations (Age 55) Who are Community Health Systems' major shareholders? Community Health Systems' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.15%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (4.38%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (3.16%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.79%), Royce & Associates LP (2.26%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.99%). Company insiders that own Community Health Systems stock include Benjamin C Fordham, James S Ely III, Michael Dinkins, Patton Paul Smith, Thomas J Aaron, Tian Qiao Chen and Wayne T Smith. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Community Health Systems. Which major investors are selling Community Health Systems stock? CYH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Oxford Asset Management LLP and Pinebridge Investments L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Community Health Systems. Which major investors are buying Community Health Systems stock? CYH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Trustcore Financial Services LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Jefferies Group LLC, Tibra Equities Europe Ltd, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Royce & Associates LP. Company insiders that have bought Community Health Systems stock in the last two years include Benjamin C Fordham, James S Ely III, Michael Dinkins, Patton Paul Smith, Thomas J Aaron, Tian Qiao Chen and Wayne T Smith. View Insider Buying and Selling for Community Health Systems. How do I buy shares of Community Health Systems? Shares of CYH can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Community Health Systems' stock price today? One share of CYH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.37. How big of a company is Community Health Systems? Community Health Systems has a market capitalization of $397.87 million and generates $14.16 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-788,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.94) on an earnings per share basis. Community Health Systems employs 87,000 workers across the globe. What is Community Health Systems' official website? The official website for Community Health Systems is http://www.chs.net/. How can I contact Community Health Systems? Community Health Systems' mailing address is 4000 MERIDIAN BOULEVARD, FRANKLIN TN, 37067. The company can be reached via phone at 615-465-7000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Community Health Systems (NYSE CYH)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 499 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 781 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,280MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Community Health Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CYH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CYH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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